Karim Mandoury

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Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

Open up the definitive guide to delightfully detailed doors.<p>Many modern-day projects by cutting-edge firms include details of incredible rigor.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>Inspired by ancient Islamic architecture but realized through state-of-the-art …

Architecture

Video: Fabio Novembre

The prolific architect and designer Fabio Novembre imbues every object he touches with his rhapsodic brand of Milan élan.

Milan

2014 Venice Architecture Biennale proposals unveiled

Final submissions were presented this week to the Australian Institute of Architects’ Venice Biennale Commission, from the seven teams vying for the …

Architecture

Searching for a Job in Architecture? 10 Things You Need to Know...

For me, university was about finding the confidence to explore creativity, the notion of self, and determining my own measurements of expectation. …

Leadership

360 Public Housing Winning Proposal / BAT (Bilbao Architecture Team) + HUT! (Hut Arkitektura)

The 360 Public Housing winning proposal by <b>BAT (Bilbao Architecture Team)</b> + <b>HUT! (Hut Arkitektura)</b> aims to provide a coherent model with its …

Architecture

The other mile-high club

WHEN Elisha Otis stood on a platform at the 1854 World Fair in New York and ordered an axeman to cut the rope used to hoist him aloft, he changed …

The Android-flavoured Ouya console is here at last. Check out our full review... http://www.t3.com/reviews/ouya-review

Xbox One Region Lock May Be A Problem If You Travel

We already know the console’s controversial stand on used games and its requirement of a regular connection to the Internet. But one gray area …

10 games for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U we're super excited about

E3 2013 is over, leaving a dustcloud of next-gen gaming goodness in its wake. We've been hit with a tidal wave of new titles to get excited about, …

Like it or not, all iOS 6 apps will need to be upgraded for iOS 7

Advertisement<p>30 Comments<p>The reaction to the grand overhaul of iOS 7 has not been universally warm and fuzzy. Some are happy with it, while others are …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 photo samples point towards 13MP camera | Trusted Reviews

<b>The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 camera looks set to be of the 13-megapixel variety, as claimed sample shots from the handset leak online.</b><p>With a Samsung …

Phones

Xbox One preview: we test Microsoft's E3 games http://gu.com/p/3gtak Photograph: Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft

Apple's newest AirPort Extreme base station gets dissected

The skyscraper? The hauteur router? The dapper WAP? All reasonable nicknames were considered, but in the end, Apple's sticking with "AirPort Extreme." The newest base station -- the one introduced alongside the company's Haswell-infused MacBook Air at WWDC -- takes on a new look and gains 802.11ac …

Google and the World Brain, Sheffield Doc/Fest, review

Google's plan to create a universal library is the subject of an thorough documentary. But the search giant is far from an open book, writes David Gritten.<p><b>The notion of a universal library</b>, one containing every book ever published, goes back hundreds of years. In the 20th century the far-sighted HG …

Books

This week on gdgt: PlayStation 4, MacBook Air, Google Now

<i>Each week, our friends at gdgt go through the latest gadgets and score them to help you decide which ones to buy. Here are some of their most recent picks. Want more? Visit gdgt anytime to catch up on the latest, and subscribe to gdgt's newsletter to get a weekly roundup in your inbox.</i><p>PlayStation …

Pink Floyd's entire back catalog headed to Spotify, sooner or later (update: available now)

There aren't as many big bands and artists holding out on streaming or downloaded music as there used to be, but there's unquestionably still some noticeable omissions on today's most popular services. One of those gaps now looks set to be filled, though, as a tweet from the official Pink Floyd …

iPad vs. Windows 8. Which tablet do you prefer?

Games for the weekend: Ridiculous Fishing

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p><i>Games for the Weekend is a weekly feature aimed at helping you avoid doing something constructive with your downtime. Each</i> …

iOS 7 Eliminates MAC Address As Tracking Option, Signaling Final Push Towards Apple’s Own Ad Identifier Technology

Apple has now taken another step to push app publishers to use its preferred ad tracking option, the Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA), with the debut of the iOS 7 beta. Confirming what many have suspected, Apple is eliminating an alternative option involving tracking by MAC addresses. This method …

Developer interest in iOS 7 beta is twice as high as iOS 6 beta

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Apple(s aapl) released the unfinished version of iOS 7 into the clutches of developers on Monday, and rather unsurprisingly, …

If you believe the FCC (and I do), a new Nexus 7 is coming soon

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>In the market for a 7-inch Android tablet? The Nexus 7(s GOOG) is now 11 months old and we’ve seen bits of evidence that …